February 7, 2023

10:00 am to 11:00 am


You see it time and time again, great people with great business ideas, products and services, struggle to start up, scale up and grow profitably. And one of the key reasons why many businesses fail to scale up and grow profitably, is that these businesses are not properly managing their finances. If you want to be in the small minority of businesses who successfully scale up and grow profitably, you need to learn how to properly manage your finances.

On average 1 out of 8 businesses close each year. And for new business owners, the number is worse with only around 1 in 2 new businesses lasting more than 3 years. This webinar looks at the top 4 reasons why businesses fail (here is a tip, it is something to do with money and finances) and will give you practical steps to avoid these issues in your business. 

Learning Outcomes:

  • The top 4 reasons for why businesses fail 
  • And what you can do to avoid this these mistakes

Who is this for?

  • This webinar is aimed at small businesses throughout NSW, and has a capacity to host up to 50 people.
  • This event is for business owners who have just started a business or have an established business.
  • This webinar will take place on Zoom, click below to register. You will receive the Zoom link in an email prior to the workshop. This will be a live online event.
  • Attending and logging into the live zoom will come out of your allocated business connect hours.

This session is provided through the Business Connect program. Business Connect is a dedicated and personalised NSW Government program that provides trusted advice to help you start, run, adapt or grow your small business.

To attend the workshop we require you to be registered in Business Connect. A team member from Realise Business will be in touch with instructions if you are not registered.

Realise Business provides confidential, independent business advice and skills training for small businesses across Northern, Eastern, Southern and Central Sydney, as part of the NSW Government’s Business Connect program.

Our Presenter

Wayne has been a fully qualified Chartered Accountant for over 35 years.  The last 20 of these years has been working one on one with start-ups and other small and medium business owners as a trusted business advisor.

Skilled in analysing business financial performance and cash flow, Wayne is able to help business owners to understand the real drivers of their business so they pull the right levers to profitably grow their business.

One of Wayne’s core strengths is that of strategic thinking. Considering issues from multiple perspectives and sorting through the clutter to find the best option moving forward, or in Wayne’s words “why think outside of the box when you can just make the box bigger!” Wayne has also developed his own systems and processes to help businesses grow profitably. 

Realise Business is Not-for-Profit, and funded by all levels of Government, which means you can get advice from our highly experienced business advisors for a fraction of the cost of private business coaching. Find out more


By attending this event you agree that Realise Business may use photographs or video footage taken of yourself during the event for marketing purposes; including DVD production, posting on the Realise Business website, and or social media platforms, or for future
Realise Business events.


This event is fully booked.